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Real Prioritization Requires Context to Yield Real Results

Published: 30 May 2019

ID: G00387828

Analyst(s): Daniel Stang


Program and portfolio management leaders often struggle to prioritize their work in order to reach their goals and value. Developing an enterprise program or portfolio management office to support digital business must include prioritization that starts with context and ends with products or work.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Using the Prioritization Information Ecosystem Model


  • Review the PIE Model and Assess Your Current State
  • Test With Leadership Whether Better Prioritization Is Possible
  • Execute Change Iterations, Measure Outcomes and Sustain Leadership Engagement

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